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An inter-generational dialogue on the occasion of World Tsunami Awareness Day
5 Nov 2019 -  What can be done to better-inform citizens on reducing tsunami risk and building resilience, and why it is important to do so - An inter generational dialogue on the occasion of World Tsunami Awareness Day.
Today is World Tsunami Awareness Day (WTAD). Tsunamis are rare events, but they are among the deadliest and costliest of all-natural hazards.
The United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR) invites you to join the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Disaster Risk Reduction, Mami Mizutori for an intergenerational dialogue with young representatives from Chile and Japan to discuss what can be done to better-inform citizens on reducing tsunami risk and building resilience, and why it is important to do so.